Transport and Infrastructure Minister Adil Karaismailoğlu the first quarter as of 2020 relating to the electronic communications sector Information and Communication Technologies Authority (ICTA), prepared by the 'Turkey Electronic Communications Sector Year 2020 assessment found for the First Quarterly Market Data Report. Ministers Karaismailoğlu of mobile subscribers in Turkey, noting that 81,8 million strong, is 98,4 percent of the mobile penetration rate in the first quarter 2020, with 488-minute average monthly mobile usage time Turkey is among the European countries, as in the prior year first He said he was ranked.
We are the European Winner in Monthly Mobile Use
Ministers Karaismailoğlu, assessment, high-capacity fixed, mobile and wireless broadband networks and fiber infrastructure developed for the dissemination of services 10,2% increase to 400 thousand kilometers to reach that mobile subscriber numbers of 81.8 million out that the monthly 488-minute average mobile usage time between Turkey and Europe He said that he ranks first among the countries.
We will be one of the first countries to switch to 5G
4,5g'y last one of the first countries in the world, promising to be 5 g Karaismailoğlu Turkey, "the sine qua non of 5g of fiber infrastructure. For this reason, we continue to weave our country with fiber networks. ”
Stating that the number of 4.5G subscribers increased to 75 million 372 thousand, Minister Karaismailoğlu pointed out that the number of mobile broadband subscribers who received internet service from mobile computers and mobiles with 3G and 4.5G services exceeded 62 million 852 thousand.
Number of Carries Exceeded 3,6 Million
Karaismailoğlu stated that the number of mobile number portals increased by 2020 percent in the first quarter of 5,6 compared to the previous quarter, and exceeded 3 million 609 thousand.
Minister Karaismailoğlu said that in the first quarter of 2020, the total mobile traffic volume was 67,9 billion minutes.
Kovid-19 Increased Demand for Information Technology
Pointing out that information technologies have become an indispensable part of economic life, Karaismailoğlu said that the outbreak of covid-19 increased the demand for information technologies.
Minister Karaismailoğlu continued: “In the period in question, interest in education and e-commerce sites, particularly in the banking and communication sector, increased. While this situation intensified the need for information and communication technologies, countries with insufficient infrastructure faced great difficulties. Turkey, the infrastructure has been successfully tested at this point. "
Broadband Internet Usage Increased 28 Percent in One Year
Stating that the number of internet subscribers increased by 3,6 percent compared to the same period of the previous year, Karaismailoğlu made the following assessment: “The highest increase was in the number of 'Fiber to Home' subscribers with a rate of 27,4 percent. This was followed by 'Cable Internet' subscribers with an increase of 18,7 percent. The monthly average data usage of fixed broadband subscribers increased by 28% compared to the same period of the previous year, reaching 138,6 GB. We can also see how important the importance we attach to fiber infrastructure is. ”